With the emergence of a knowledge-based society, innovation has become an increasingly important factor in the competitiveness of firms, the prosperity of nations and dynamic world growth. Innovation uses scientific progress to meet the changing needs
Summary -- Introduction -- Innovation and economic performance in a knowledge-based economy -- Country-specific innovation patterns -- Innovative firms, networks and clusters -- Policy implications -- Annex 1. Examples of good policy practices -- Annex 2. Summary of focus group reports -- Annex 3. Institutional profiles of national innovation systems -- Notes -- Members and NIS experts of the Working Group on Innovation and Technology Policy -- References.
Number Of Pages: 118
Published: 18th June 1999
Publisher: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Country of Publication: FR
Dimensions (cm): 27.94 x 20.96
Weight (kg): 0.29